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Oh, proud was the meed his integrity won

And gen'rous indeed were the tears that were shed,
When, in grief, we forgot all the ill he had done,

And, though wrong'd by him living, bewail'd him, when dead.
Even now, if one harsher emotion intrude,

'Tis to wish he had chosen some lowlier state,
Had known what he was—and, content to be good,

Had ne'er, for our ruin, aspir'd to be great.
So, left through their own little orbit to move,

His years might have rollid inoffensive away;
His children might still have been bless'd with his love,
And England would ne'er have been curs'd with his sway.

EPISTLE
FROM TOM CRIB TO BIG BEN.
CONCERNING SOME FOUL PLAY IN A LATE TRANSACTION.*

“ Ahi, mio BEN!"-METASTASIO.
What! Ben, my old hero, is this your renown?
Is this the new

go?-kick a man when he's down!
When the foe has knock' under, to tread on him then-
By the fist of my father, I blush for thee, Ben!
· Foul! foul! all the lads of the fancy exclaim-
CHARLEY SHOCK is electrified-BELCHER spits flame-
And MOLYNEUX-ay, even BlackY, cries “ shame!”
Time was, when John Bull little difference spied
'Twixt a foe at his feet, and a friend at his side;
When he found (such his humour in fighting and eating)
His foe, like his beef-steak, the sweeter for beating-
But this comes, Master Ben, of your curst foreign notions,
Your trinkets, wigs, thingumbobs, gold lace and lotions;
Your Noyaus, Curaçoas, and Devil knows what-
(One swig of Blue Ruint is worth the whole lot!
Your great and small crosses,--(my eyes, what a brood!
A cross-buttock from me would do some of them good!)
Which have spoilt you, till hardly a drop, my old porpoise,
Of pure English claret is left in your corpus;
And (as Jim says) the only one trick, good or bad,
Of the fancy you're up to, is fibbing, my lad!
Hence it comes,-Boxiana, disgrace to thy page!
Having floor'd by good luck, the first swell of the age,
Having conquer'd the prime one, that milld us all round,
You kick'd him, old Ben, as he gasp'd on the ground!
Ay--just at the time to show spunk, if you'd got any-
Kick'd him, and jaw'd him, and lag'd him to Botany!
Oh, shade of the Cheesemonger! I you, who, alas!
Doubled up, by the dozen, those Mounseers in brass,
On that great day of milling, when blood lay in lakes,
When kings held the bottle, and Europe the stakes,
Look down upon Ben-see him, dung-hill all o'er,
Insult the fall'n foe, that can harm him no more;
Out, cowardly spooney! --again and again,
By the fist of my father, I blush for thee, Ben.
To shew the white feather is many men's doom,

But, what of one feather?--Ben shows a whole Plume. * Written soon after Bonaparte's transportation to St. Helena.

† Tom, I suppose, was “ assisted" to this Motto by Mr. Jackson, who, it is well knowo keeps the most learned company going.

I Gin.
Transported.
Ť A Life Guardsman, one of the Fancy, who distinguished himself, and was killed in the
memorable set-to at Waterloo.

END OF VOLUME XI.

Academy of Natural Sciences of Darby's Emigrant's Guide, review
Philadelphia, Journal of the, 191 of

361
America, North, on the population Deafness cured,

75
and tumuli of the aborigines of, 326 De Stael, Madam de, her funeral, 81
American Philosophical Society,

Essay on Translation by 235
transactions of

311, 484 Dialogue between Aristotle and
Anecdotes of Buonaparte, 74–

Lord Bacon

391
Dr. Smollett, 80-Marcel, the Dumb person cured,

75
French dancing master, ib.
An extraordinary female, ib.- Eccentric character,

80
Beuserade, 85–Sultan Osman, Edinburgh Review, estimate of the
ib.—Mark Antony, and Louis literary character of the editor 142
XI, ib.—Henry VIII, ib.-Car-

Education, of women,

446
dinal de Monte, ib.-Louis XIV, Effects of hot water upon flowers, 528
ib.-A French translator, ib. Ellis's Account of the British Em-
An English translator, ib.--A

bassy to China, review of 198
dramatist, ib. -A celebrated Entertainment in the East Indies, 78
quaker, ib.-Racine, ib.—Sir

Engravings, notice of Boydell's 173
Walter Raleigh, ib.-Stuart of Emigration, general remarks on, 373
Invernahyle, 310- -Gustavus Erskine, Hon. Henry, notice of 144
Vasa, king of Sweden, 339—Col-

by F. Jeffery, esq.

145
ter, one of Lewis and Clarke's
party,69— Lord Nelson, 92- Fine Arts, Roscoe on the utility of 224
etymological, 526--Admiral Rod-

female influence in aid
dam, ib.-Poets and Painters, of painting,

222
ib.-Philip, duke of Burgundy, Forcing fruit trees,

527
ib.-Paul, the Asiatic Huuter. Franklin, life and writings of, 449
Soldier's wife, 530—Mrs. Hayley 531

Gas Lights, advantages of

161, 162
Barton's and Bigelow's Medical Garrick, life of, by Davies, review
Botany, review of,
1 of

352
Balance of Comfort, review of, 125 Glass, materials for the manufac-
Birkbeck's opinion of the Ameri- ture of in Missouri,

16
can character,

20 Great Britain, income of the prince
Black Dwarf, original of the 332

regent of

33
Botany,

on the deterioration
number of known vegeta- of the climate of

342
bles in

ib.
Bradbury's Travels in America,

Hazlitt's Characters of Shak-
review of

10
Brazil, scientific researches in

170

speare's plays, review of 346
Bridal of Vaumond, review of 120

Hero, review of

125
Buonaparte, anecdotes of,

Hogg, James, the poet, life and
Bunker's Hill, battle of

150
writings of

414
farther particulars.

Hydrophobia, cure for the 444
General Gage's account of the
battle, General Burgoyne's, and Illinois, state of, public provision
that of the Congress of Massa-

for education in the

373
chusetts,

254 Indiana, state of, Mr. Birkbeck's
Burgoyne's defeat at Saratoga, 433 settlement in the

374

Influence of mental impressions, 400
Character of a Miser and of a Knight of St. John, review of 125
Spendthrift,
116, 117 Kosciusko, decease of

168
Chemical amusements,

74

biographical account of 423
analysis of the mud of

82

74

ode to the spirit of 432
the Nile,

445
Coffee, substitute for

82 Law Reports, Judge Yeates's, 107
Cookery, remarks on

383 Letters from the South, review of 109
Cotton, description of the culture of 17 Letters from the Cape of Good
Cows, mode of ascertaining the Hope, review of

125
comparative value of

75 Lee, Henry, obituary notice of 447
Coxe on fruit trees, cider, &c. 146 Life-boat, trial of a

72
Ourran, notice of the late Mr. 140 Literature-French,

D...

Lithography, or the art of printing Poetry—The Progress of Learning, 175
from stone, observations on 163, 530

Eulogic Elegiac on his
Luther's Marriage,

532 physician, by a lunatic in the
Pennsylvania Hospital,

360
Magnetism, new theory of

81

Ode to the Spirit of Kosci-
Manners, a novel, review of 350 usko,

432
M‘Leod's Narrative of the Voyage Poetical prizes,

446
of the Alceste, review of 202
M.Evoy, Miss, curious case of, 359 Quakers, The, a tale, review of 351
Melish's Map of the United States, 369
Mechanics -A river cleared of Resources of the United States,
trees,
161 by Bristed, review of

494
New power applied Rob Roy, memoirs of 130, 241
to the crane,

162

review of the novel, 273
Mines, Lead

15 Rosabella, a novel, review of 350
Moveable axle, invention of 528 Russia, new school of medicine in 83

sketch of the military and
Natural History, guide for the col- political power of

89
lection and preservation of ob-

reception of the embassy
jects of

164, 444
from, in Persia

168
Natural Philosophy—Sir Humphry

Moscow rebuilt,

447
Davy's safety lamp

169
Naval—Timber to be steamed in Saltpetre, caves of

16
salt water,

169 Saratoga, surrender of Burgoyne 433
--Newly invented life buoy, &c. ib.

generous

conduct of ges
Navigation, new discovery 359 peral Gates at

441
new apparatus in

445

Sargent, colonel, painting of, En-
New England troops engaged in trance of Christ into Jerusalem, 06

the reduction of Martinique and Sheridan, R. B. notice of the late 27
the Havannah in 1761,

154 South America, revolution in 21
New plan of an Encyclopædia, 1 272 Spirits of wine from potatoes, - 71

specimen of a Catalogue Rai- Steam-boats, observations on - 161
sonné,

356

Statistics--Charitable establish-
Northwest Passage, attempts for ments in Paris,

167
the discovery of a

24
Notices of foreign literature, 172 Talleyrand's Memoir on Coloniza-
- of domestic literature, 173, 272 tion,

365

Taylor's Letters from a mother to
Oil, cocoa-nut, its uses,

82
a daughter, review of

351
Ossian, poems of, Orrann, Ulin, Thermometrical observations dur-
and other bards, review of 320 ing 114 years,

82

Ticonderoga, description of 323
Parnassus, present state of 446 Timber, strength and stress of 84
Paul Jones, correspondence of 227 Trumbull's historical paintings, 66
Pacific, route to the

14
Pennsylvania, university, rise and Useful Arts,

271, 357, 353
progress of the

157
Pittsburg, description of

371 Warren, general, the tomb of 250
Plants, dissemination of

40 West Indies, thoughts on the, by
death of,
44 J. A. Mossel,

48
Plumptre's tales, review of 352 West's painting of Christ healing
Political summary,

171, 269
the sick,'

216
Potass, extracted from potatoe tops 73 painting of Death on the
Poetry-Monody on the death of pale horse,'

421
Sheridan,

86 Wilson's, Dr. James, Essay on
-Patriotic Address, written Grammar, review of

177
Sheridan,

88 Wistar, Professor, memoir of 156
-Specimen of Javan epic

, eulogies on the late, by
y

74 chief-justice Tilghman and Dr.
Fudge Family in Paris, 446 Caldwell,

335

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